Alzheimers Care Facilities Beaverton OR

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Regency Park Assisted Living
(503) 292-8444
8300 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR
Services
Assisted Living Facility, Alz/Dementia Support

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Michael Griffis
4510 Sw Hall Blvd
Beaverton, OR
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

Marie Breckenridge
(503) 643-5810
14325 Sw Bonnie Brae St
Beaverton, OR
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Beaverton Rehab & Spec Care
(503) 646-7164
11850 Sw Allen Blvd.
Beaverton, OR
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Patricia Gardner
(503) 220-8262
3695 Sw 70th Ave
Portland, OR
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Clare Bridge of Beaverton
(503) 439-1653
16655 NW Walker Rd
Beaverton, OR
Services
Alz/Dementia Support

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John Hensala
(503) 292-5859
5040 Sw Griffith Dr
Beaverton, OR
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

James Kilgore
9846 Sw Dapplegrey Loop
Beaverton, OR
Specialty
Psychiatry, Alzheimer's Specialist

Maryville Nursing Home
(503) 643-8626
14645 Sw Farmington Road
Beaverton, OR
Specialty
Skilled Nursing Facilities

Jeanne Hildebrand
18205 Sw Rigert Rd
Beaverton, OR
Specialty
Geriatric Internal Medicine, Alzheimer's Specialist

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Caffeine May Counteract Alzheimer’s Disease

By David Bois – first published on tonic.com on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 12:54 PM ET

In addition to that morning kick, caffeine may offer us protective benefits against Alzheimer’s disease according to a new study conducted in Portugal.

As Tonic reported this week, an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis is made in America every 60 seconds. A cure that still eludes us (for not too much longer, we hope) and a population that is aging combine to compel us to remain vigilant and supportive of those who are afflicted and of others who care for them. In the meantime, fascinating bits of insight will arise that help us to better understand this cruel affliction, such as this one reported by Science Daily , which will make an appropriate companion read for that fresh cup of joe you just poured.

In a study of studies, researchers in Portugal have assembled and reviewed a collection of original experimental and epidemiological studies that explore the effects of caffeine on cognitive function and deterioration, and have found evidence that caffeine may slow the progress of the disease and may mitigate the erosion of cognitive function that AD can bring. The subsequent analysis, spearheaded by Alexandre de Mendonça from the University of Lisbon and Rodrigo A. Cunha from the University of Coimbra is available online in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease .

Among the primary findings that the ambitious research literature has uncovered are evidence for R...

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